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2014-07-28 08:24:46

SHREVEPORT, La., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After successful field testing, the management team of Galenfeha, Inc. (GLFH), is pleased to announce the start of production and shipping of its Microprocessor Controlled LiFePO4 Dry-Cell Battery System. Third-party field testing of the system yielded incredibly positive results in both automation/measurement as well as chemical injection-pump scenarios. Galenfeha's patent pending technology easily reaches a 2-1 ratio in consistent voltage...

Researchers Develop New, High-energy Rechargeable Batteries
2014-06-30 03:57:20

National Science Foundation While electric vehicles offer many advantages--including reducing greenhouse gas emissions and the country's dependence on imported petroleum--at least one barrier stands in the way of their large-scale adoption: "range anxiety." The current 2014 electric Nissan Leaf, for example, has a range of just 84 miles on a fully charged battery. With support from the National Science Foundation, researchers at George Washington University, led by Stuart Licht,...

2014-05-20 16:22:02

Symbol: LGO (TSX.V)www.largoresources.com TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Largo Resources Ltd. ("Largo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it will host an inauguration ceremony at the Maracás Vanadium Project in Bahia, Brazil this coming Wednesday, the 21(st) of May. High level officials from the Federal Government of Brazil, the state of Bahia, the town of Maracás as well as Largo's investors, project partners and other stakeholders will join Largo to officially...

2014-05-19 16:21:30

DUBLIN, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m3qtvz/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Lithium Iron Phosphate Material and Battery Industry Report, 2013-2015" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Power battery cathode materials mainly include lithium cobalt oxide, lithium manganese oxide, multi-element materials and lithium iron phosphate, of which, global market...

2014-04-10 08:24:00

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9g2ph9/analysis_and) has announced the addition of the "Analysis and Forecast of Vanadium Catalyst for Sulfuric Acid Production in China" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9g2ph9/analysis_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report is based on the results of an in-depth market survey and...

2014-03-25 23:04:14

Comprehensive analysis and forecast of the vanadium market at different geographical levels can be found in the in-demand research study “Vanadium: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, China is an unrivalled leader in the global vanadium industry. London, UK (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 In 2012, the world total reserves of vanadium were estimated at around 14 million tones....

Nanoscale Optical Switch Invented
2014-03-14 15:31:09

David Salisbury, Vanderbilt University An ultra-fast and ultra-small optical switch has been invented that could advance the day when photons replace electrons in the innards of consumer products ranging from cell phones to automobiles. The new optical device can turn on and off trillions of times per second. It consists of individual switches that are only one five-hundredth the width of a human hair (200 nanometers) in diameter. This size is much smaller than the current generation...


Latest Vanadium Reference Libraries

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2005-05-25 11:21:05

Titanium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Ti and atomic number 22. It is a light, strong, lustrous, corrosion-resistant (including resistance to sea water and chlorine) transition metal with a white-silvery-metallic color. Titanium is used in strong light-weight alloys (most notably with iron and aluminum) and its most common compound, titanium dioxide, is used in white pigments. This element occurs in numerous minerals with the main sources being rutile and...

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2005-05-25 10:55:08

Vanadinite is a mineral with the formula Pb5(VO4)3Cl, lead chlorovanadate. It is part of a series with two other minerals: pyromorphite (Pb5(PO4)3Cl) and mimetite (Pb5(AsO4)3Cl). It has hexagonal crystals, usually prismatic but the crystals are often skeletal or cavernous and it may be found in crusts. It is brittle and has an uneven fracture. The hardness of vanadinite is 2.75-3 and its specific gravity is 6.7-7.2. It has a resinous lustre and is coloured yellow, yellowish-brown,...

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